President of Kyrgyz Republic to QNA: HH the Amir First Arab Leader to Visit Kyrgyzstan, a Historic Moment Paving Way for Promising Cooperation -1-

In the field of political cooperation, HE the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadyr Japarov said, in an interview with Qatar News Agency that his country’s international policy is based on mutual respect and the principles of the United Nations Charter, while striving for stable development with neighboring countries in the region.

He added that Kyrgyzstan and Qatar support each other within the framework of international organization, and they have common views on many regional and international issues.

HE the President of the Kyrgyz Republic spoke about the important role played by the State of Qatar in the field of international politics, noting the foreign policy it follows, which is characterized by firm principles while maintaining flexibility at the same time.

He said that they highly appreciated the State of Qatar at the international level in recent years, especially its role in mediation, adding that he would like to highlight the humanitarian assistance provided by the State of Qatar to countries all over the world, in addition to the State of Qatar’s contributions to development programs.

HE the President of the Kyrgyz Republic reviewed the number of discussions he is expected to hold with HH the Amir, the most prominent of which is the emphasis on the importance of cooperation in the economic and investment fields.

In this context, he added that they are interested in cooperating with the State of Qatar in the field of implementing large and promising projects, stressing the importance of monitor the dynamics of development in the Kyrgyz Republic and Central Asia in general. He called for focusing on projects that will give new impetus to the country and region.

He also stressed the importance of investing in the energy sector, explaining that the Kyrgyz Republic is rich in mineral waters and rivers, and 90 percent of the electricity generated is obtained from running water, yet his country uses only 10 percent of its potential in energy production.

He pointed out that preliminary negotiations are taking place between the Kyrgyz side and Nebras Power for cooperation in this field, explaining that he is personally following up on these negotiations.

He also made it clear that his country has started important and large projects in the energy field, and a new tariff policy has been launched to develop the sector, stressing that such steps create opportunities for investors, especially with plans to build several large hydroelectric power stations, wind and solar power plants.

HE the President of the Kyrgyz Republic Sadyr Japarov confirmed, at the end of his interview with QNA, that many reforms are being implemented, new incentives are being provided, and creative ideas are being supported to attract investments that will benefit not only Kyrgyzstan, but the entire region, and therefore the visit of HH the Amir will be an impetus in this direction.

Source: Qatar News Agency